Keeneland: Day at the Races

April 15, 2013 

Sunday's figures: On-track attendance, 18,325; on-track betting, $1,143,467.10; total betting including simulcast, $9,780,763.79.

This day last year: On-track attendance, 19,371; on-track betting, $1,227,538; total betting including simulcast, $8,902,338 .

Coming up: Live racing returns on Wednesday with an eight-race card. On Thursday, a field of 10 three-year-old fillies are scheduled to go to post in the Grade III, $100,000 Appalachian going one mile on the turf.

Final furlong

■ Java's War, winner of Saturday's Grade I Toyota Blue Grass Stakes, was in good form Sunday morning, said trainer Ken McPeek.

■ Trainer Mark Casse said Sunday that multiple graded stakes winner Uncaptured would not go on to the Kentucky Derby after running 10th in the Blue Grass Stakes. Uncaptured and Dynamic Sky, who finished ninth in the Blue Grass, are now headed for the Queen's Plate, a $1 million, 1¼-mile race for Canadian-bred 3-year-olds on July 7 at Woodbine.

■ Keeneland stakes coordinator Scott Jones has a list of 10 probable and one possible starter for Saturday's Grade III Coolmore Lexington Stakes for three-year-olds going 11⁄16 miles on the main track. Horses considered as probable for the race include Cerro, Examen, Hip Four Sixtynine, Johnny Handsome, Pick of the Litter, Pure Fun, Taken by the Storm, Title Contender, Where's Dominic and Winning Cause. Considered as possible is Forty Tales.

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